CHEVY CHASE, MD—The JBG Companies has been selected by the General Services Administration to develop the $200-million National Cancer Institute in Rockville, Md. The 575,000-sq-ft NCI Shady Grove Campus will be located on site in the Life Sciences Center owned by Johns Hopkins University near Rockville.
The nine-acre development will feature twin, seven-story buildings with a shared entry. Retail shops will wrap around a parking garage. The project, which is being designed by HOK, will seek LEED Gold certification. James. G Davis Construction Corp. of Rockville is the general contractor.
The company is expected to break ground on the nine-acre development later this year with completion approximately two years later.